C M Bardwell Elementary School

550 S Lincoln Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
C M Bardwell Elementary School serves 821 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
C M Bardwell Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

C M Bardwell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

C M Bardwell Elementary School's student population of 821 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

C M Bardwell Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of C M Bardwell Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3055 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
93%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora East USD 131 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to C M Bardwell Elementary School is East Aurora High School Rssp (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is K D Waldo Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora K D Waldo Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
    0.8 miles
    56 Jackson St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 299-8400
    0.8 6-8 964
  • Aurora G N Dieterich Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
    0.9 miles
    1141 Jackson St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 299-8280
    0.9 K-5 557
  • Aurora Rose E Krug Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 297 students
    0.9 miles
    240 Melrose Ave
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 299-5280
    0.9 K-5 297
  • Aurora John Gates Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
    1.0 miles
    800 7th Ave
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 299-5600
    1 K-5 552
  • Aurora Fred Rodgers Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 3-8 | 449 students
    1.1 miles
    157 N Root St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 299-7175
    1.1 3-8 449

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